Environmental Studies Courses Fall 2008

 

All Environmental Studies Students

IMPORTANT: It is important that you register according to the instructions listed for your program and year of entry. Priority registration, which will take place from July 15 – 31, is given according to these criteria. If you are unable to gain entry into a course because of restrictions, please try and register again after the 31st when most course registration restrictions will be lifted.

If you are going to make alterations to the suggested sequence of courses for your entry date and program, you should meet with your advisor to discuss these changes and how they may affect your ability to fulfill degree requirements in the future. Careful course planning is necessary to avoid registering and paying for additional semesters, and incurring additional fees. Course offerings are subject to change from year to year depending on availability of faculty.

Credit Maximums: The academic credit maximum for the Fall semester is 12 credits, including practica, SIS, Master’s Thesis and Master’s Project.

Competency Areas

The course numbering scheme used in the Environmental Studies Master’s programs identifies the competency area(s) each course will fulfill for each major:

Prefix Meaning
ES Environmental Studies – General
ESE Environmental Science Education
ESF Natural Communities: 2- and 3-credit courses
ESP Civic Ecology: 3-credit courses that specify “Civic Ecology” in competency area
Environmental Policy electives: 2-credit courses
ESS Biosphere Science: 3-credit courses that specify “Biosphere Science” in competency area
Environmental Science electives – 2-credit courses

All courses listed below are Required unless listed as a Required Alternate (Req Alt) which means you have a choice whether to take this or another course designated in your program track. To avoid scheduling conflicts, please check section choices carefully.

Please Note: The Department of Environmental Studies reserves the right to cancel any class with enrollment fewer than 8 Eight) students.

Students should carefully read the individual program competency listed in the course description.


Students Who Entered Fall 2007

Please Note: The academic credit maximum for Fall registration is 12 credits.


Conservation Biology Students

Please register from the following:


Environmental Advocacy and Organizing Students

Please register from the following:


Environmental Education Students

Please register from the following:


General Science and Biology Certification Students

Please register from the following:


Individualized Program Students

Please speak with your advisor for completing degree requirements.


Resource Management & Conservation

Please register from the following:


Students Entering in Fall 2008

Please Note: The academic credit maximum for Fall 2008 registration is 12 credits. Please register for courses, and when indicated, preferred sections listed for your program.


Conservation Biology

Please register for:


Environmental Advocacy and Organizing

Please register for:


Environmental Education

Please register for:


General Science and Biology Certification

Please register for:


Individualized Programs

Please register for:


Resource Management & Conservation

Please register for:


Course Schedule

*Courses have varied meeting dates and/or times. Please be sure to check the individual course description for the complete meeting schedule. There are no scheduled classes November 24 – 28.


Wednesdays

9:00 am – 12:00 pm
ESF 550 Community Ecology of the NE Landscape (Section A)

1:00 – 4:00 pm
ESS 572 Earth Systems Science (Section A)


Thursdays

8:00 – 11:00 am